Winter Moon (album)

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Winter Moon
Winter Moon - album cover.jpg
Studio album by Art Pepper
Released 1981
Recorded 3 and 4 September 1980, Fantasy Studios, Berkley
Genre Jazz
Label Galaxy Records
Producer Ed Michel
Art Pepper chronology
Straight Life
(1979)Straight Life1979
Winter Moon
One September Afternoon
(1980)One September Afternoon1980
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD 4/4 stars [1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[2]

Winter Moon is a 1981 jazz album by saxophonist Art Pepper playing with Stanley Cowell, Howard Roberts, Cecil McBee, Carl Burnett and strings arranged and conducted by Bill Holman ("Our Song", "When the Sun Comes Out", "Blues in the Night", "Winter Moon") and Jimmy Bond ("Here's That Rainy Day", "That's Love", "The Prisoner").

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Our Song" (Art Pepper) – 5:29
  2. "Here's That Rainy Day" (Jimmy Van Heusen; Johnny Burke) – 5:18
  3. "That's Love" (Art Pepper) – 4:50
  4. "Winter Moon" (Hoagy Carmichael) – 5:30
  5. "When the Sun Comes Out" (Harold Arlen; Ted Koehler) – 5:47
  6. "Blues in the Night" (Harold Arlen; Johnny Mercer) – 6:59
  7. "Prisoner (Love Theme from Eyes of Laura Mars)" (Lawrence; Desautels) – 6:45



Other personnel[edit]

  • Bill Holman - arranger, conductor
  • Jimmy Bond - arranger, conductor
  • Phil Carroll - art director
  • George Horn - mastering
  • Galen Rowell - photography
  • Ed Michel - producer
  • Baker Bigsby, Wally Buck - recording
  • Danny Kopelson - recording assistant


  1. ^ Cook, R. and Morton, B. 1998, The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD, (Fourth Edition) ISBN 0-14-051383-3
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 160. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.